Kamikazi Dive (1979 Version)

We’re going down to the Kamikazi Dive
Like insects in a Chinese lantern now
We’re feeling so alive, what’s showing?
We’re going down to the Kamikazi Dive
Like insects in a Chinese lantern now
We’re feeling so alive

So alive

Fishnet leatherette
Pussy galore
Pseudo sumo wrestler
On the door
Dangerous dances
The dragon’s claw
It turns me on, it says
The more I said you there

We’re going down to the Kamikazi Dive
Like insects in a Chinese lantern now
We’re feeling so alive, what’s showing?
We’re going down to the Kamikazi Dive
Like insects in a Chinese lantern now
We’re feeling so alive

You’re a dead ringer
For Madame Butterfly
Snappy little fingers
Stitch my thigh
You’re so necromantic
Venomous and vain
Mixing Molotov cocktails
In the sub-terrain
I said you there

We’re going down to the Kamikazi Dive
Like insects in a Chinese lantern now
We’re feeling so alive, what’s showing?
We’re going down to the Kamikazi Dive
Like insects in a Chinese lantern now
We’re feeling so alive
We’re alive

The harm that we’re dealin’
The bloodstained pumps
Because I know we’re all feelin’
(???)

Money for a honey
They wear no uniform
They (???) like Skittles
(???) on the door
No!

We’re going down to the Kamikazi Dive
Like insects in a Chinese lantern now
We’re feeling so alive, what’s showing?
We’re going down to the Kamikazi Dive
Like insects in a Chinese lantern now
We’re feeling so alive

We’re going down to the Kamikazi Dive
We’re going down
We’re going down to the Kamikazi Dive
We’re going down
We’re going down to the Kamikazi Dive
We’re going down to the Kamikazi Dive
We’re going down
We’re going down to the Kamikazi Dive

NOTE: The original lyrics have several differences from the final version that appears on In The Flat Field. It’s hard to make out a lot of the lines that were eventually removed, so I’m certain there are errors and things missing.

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